Dog Friendly Nova Scotia

Dog Friendly Nova Scotia

Need help deciding where to stay, play, or eat with your dog in Nova Scotia? Get the scoop on our favorite pet friendly hotels, restaurants, and activities in Nova Scotia below! Or give us a call at 877-411-FIDO to book your dog-friendly vacation in Nova Scotia now.


There are 779 pet friendly hotels in Nova Scotia. You'll find information on all the most popular pet friendly hotels, vacation rentals, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in Nova Scotia below.

Pet Friendly The Westin Nova Scotian in Halifax, NS
The Westin Nova Scotian is pet-friendly! Two pets up to 40 lbs are welcome for no additional fee. Both dogs and cats are accepted. Four-legged guests may not be left in rooms unattended and are not permitted in Harbor-View rooms. Guests traveling with pets are assigned to rooms on the second and third floors. Dog beds, bowls and treats are available. A park is located in front of the hotel, and waste bags are provided. For same day arrivals, please call 877-411-3436 to confirm availability of a pet-friendly room.
Pet Friendly 2-Bedroom Renovated School House  on Lake in Bras dor Lake, NS
This 2-bedroom vacation rental in Cape Dauphin allows pets of any size for a fee of $78.52/stay, plus the standard cleaning fee of $59.66/stay.
Pet Friendly Old Orchard Inn & Spa in Wolfville, NS
Old Orchard Inn & Spa allows two dogs up to 80 lbs for an additional fee of CAD 25 per stay. Guests traveling with dogs will be assigned to rooms on the ground floor. Dogs are also allowed in cabins. Dogs may be left in the room unattended, but must be crated to receive housekeeping services. There are grassy areas for pet relief on the property. Cats are not permitted. For same day arrivals, please call 877-411-3436 to confirm availability of a pet-friendly room.


Don't leave Fido in the hotel room when it's time for dinner. There are 6 dog friendly restaurants in Nova Scotia. A handful of our favorite sidewalk cafes, coffee shops, bars, and other eateries in Nova Scotia that welcome Fido to join at an outdoor table are listed below. Bon appetit!


Get out and play! There are 21 dog friendly activities in Nova Scotia. You'll find information on our favorite dog parks, beaches, hiking trails, tours, stores, and lots of other "animal attractions" in Nova Scotia below.

Pet Friendly Point Pleasant Park in Halifax, NS
Point Pleasant Park is one of Halifax Regional Municipality's great civic spaces. It is the largest forested park on the Halifax peninsula and offers fine views of the Atlantic Ocean. It is also one of about 7 off leash parks for dogs in the HRM - and the oldest dog park in Halifax. There is an off leash part and a "no-dogs at all after 10am" part, so consult the well marked signage inside the park.
Pet Friendly Sunshine Beach in Queensland, NS
Sunshine Beach is pet-friendly. The northern end of this beach is a great place to bring your pooch. The chilled beachfront village of Sunshine Beach provides respite from the hot sun and is perfect for a relaxing beach holiday. Take a coastal wander from Noosa Heads to the beach to get some exercise first. Sunshine Beach is the start of a 15km stretch of open beaches with surf breaks and plenty of white sand.
Pet Friendly ElderDog Canada in Rose Bay, NS
Travellers and their canine companions are welcome to enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the home of ElderDog Canada close to Lunenburg and Rose Bay in Nova Scotia?s picturesque Lunenburg County. Walk trails through field and forest, swim in the sheltered cove, have a picnic by the shore. No fee. Donations to ElderDog Canada appreciated. **Day visits only. No washroom facilities. Please call ahead: 1-855-336-4226**
Pet Friendly Dartmouth Crossing in Dartmouth, NS
Dartmouth Crossing is a shopping center with a difference, lots of their stores are dog-friendly. Many stores at Dartmouth Crossing welcome leashed, well-behaved pets inside. Just look for the “Pet Friendly Store” decals on the front door to see if Fido is allowed inside. Pets must be kept leashed or in carriers and kept under control by their owners. The stores at Dartmouth Crossing that allow pets are: Addition-Elle, Aldo, Banana Republic Factory Store, Bed, Bath and Beyond, Best Buy, Canadian Tire, Chatters Salon, cleo, Coconut Creek, ecko unltd, Gap Factory Store, Golf Town, Kent Building Supplies, La Vie En Rose, Life Salon Spa, Marshalls, Michaels, Payless Shoes, Pet Smart, Pier1 Imports, Pro Hockey Life, Pseudio, Reitmans, Roots 73, Samsonite,, Sport Chek, Staples, Stokes, Structube, Suzy Shier, Take It Outside, Tommy Hilfiger, Wicker Emporium, and UBreakiFix. Dartmouth Crossing is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 9pm, Saturday from 9:30am to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 5pm.
Pet Friendly Sherbrooke Village in Sherbrooke, NS
Dogs are welcome in the streets and in buildings in this historical re-enactment village. Sherbrooke Village depicts a typical Nova Scotian village from 1860 to pre-WW1. With approximately 80 buildings, over 25 of those open to the public, most with costumed interpreters, it is the largest Nova Scotia Museum site. Sherbrooke Village is open June 5 to September 24 from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.


When traveling with dogs, one thing is certain. Poop happens. Luckily, there are 13 dog friendly pet services in Nova Scotia that can help you out with poop bags (or anything else you may need). You'll find information on the most popular pet stores, pet sitters, trainers, groomers, and other pet businesses in Nova Scotia below.

Pet Friendly DogRunnin EXERCISE FOR URBAN DOGS in Halifax, NS
An alternative to traditional dog walking and pet sitting. At DogRunnin we specialize in helping you and your dog maintain an exercise routine that will enable your family to experience peace of mind as your dog experiences both mental & physical relief. Proper exercise for your dog will not only improve the quality of their physical health; curbing weight gain, improving muscle tone and addressing hyper activity, it can also improve the quality of the mental health; addressing behavioral issues, relieving stress and anxiety, or general boredom. Our services and packages enable your family to enjoy your vacation with your dog along.
Pet Friendly Camp Bow Wow Dartmouth - HRM in Dartmouth, NS
Offering Dartmouth / Halifax dog daycare and boarding. We separate the dogs into our indoor / outdoor play yards based on their size, temperament and play style where they socialize and play with other dogs all day long. We keep a high staff to dog ratio and our camp counselors are certified in dog behavior and pet first aid. Boarding dogs participate in our dog daycare program at no additional charge and are only in their spacious cabins for meals and bedtime. Watch your dog play on our camper cams at . Stop by anytime for a tour, we’re sure you’ll love what you see!
Pet Friendly Paws With Laws Dog Obedience Training  in Harrietsfield, NS
Certified dog trainer serving HRM. Specializing in positive reinforcement methods. Offering group and private classes.

Traveler Photos

Aero the Hotel Dog is waiting to check you in
Duck Tolling Retriever in the Snow
Woman Kneels Next to Dog at River
Man Throws Stick into Water for Dog
Man Walks a Wet Dog on a Boardwalk
Duck Tolling Dog Swims

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